Freiburg Living History
Professional actors will guide you as historical characters through Freiburg and its epochs. Discover the dark sides of Freiburg’s history with Catharina Stadellmenin, the witch of Freiburg, or join the Franciscan monk Berthold Schwarz on his stroll through the medieval town. Many more characters await you: a whore of the 16th century, the daughter of the hangman or a Jewish woman who is deported in 1940. We also offer special tours for families and children. Join us on our time travel to the past!
Small groups, young dedicated guides, and lots of fun await you on our guided tours. You'll experience Freiburg in a special way with us: We'll tell you some fascinating stories, explore the charming "olde worlde" streets and lanes with you and introduce you to some of the local wines. Our motto says it all: Discover Freiburg! Our culinary tasting tours to Freiburg's daily farmers'market are proving to be a real winner amongst tourists and locals alike. Your eyes and ears are in for a real treat and you'll also get to taste some of the culinary delights this region is so famous for! We are very flexible and can offer you a wide range of guided city and culinary tours as well as trips to Freiburg’s surrounding areas.
Vistatour guides you around the main sights, but also leads you to less well-known corners of the city and the Black Forest. We show you Freiburg and the surrounding area from an unusual perspective, recalling forgotten stories and giving a memorable, lively impression of the inhabitants’ culture and mentality. Vistatour is a registered nonprofit organization. We are a member of the “Stattreisen”-Association (Alternative Travel) with agencies in 20 different cities.
Dr. Petra-Angelika Rohde
Tel. +49 761 7038877
Fax +49 761 7038880
ABC Guide visits are exciting and highly entertaining. Wherever in Freiburg, Basel, Colmar or Black Forest, we can personalise your city trip or tour following your own interest or wishes. We are ready to advise you. It's also possible to book exciting topic tours in Freiburg such as "fairy tales from Black Forest" or culinary tasting tours. Discover with us the landscape and cultural diversities in Southern Baden and Alsace, our competent team is looking forward to meeting you.
Christiane Brannath M.A.
Tel. +49 761 48 43 27
The great diversity of Freiburg, transmitted in an illustrative and professional way –that´s the concept of Freiburger Geschichten. The topics deal with city walks and guided tours of the cathedral as well as fairy tales and legends, unknown places, important people of Freiburg of all centuries, even crime tours and many others. You will be astonished about the many facettes of our city! Our guided tours are prepared indivdually according to your wishes and age. We are looking forward to you!
You are not fond of many dates and boring history lessons full of dull information?
With our tour guides you get to know the real and lovely city of Freiburg, the heart of the fairytale-like Black Forest and the picturesque Alsace.
Because we have far more to offer than being strictly German!
Freiburg Kultour is the official partner of the city of Freiburg since 20 years and with more than 50 professional tour guides your best contact for your personal Freiburg experience. Whether you are looking for a classic city tour, culture-historical tours, historical live performances with actors or tours for people with impairments – we will gladly accomodate the suitable program for your stay in Freiburg. We can also join you to all lovely destinations in the Black Forest, the Alsace, and Switzerland. Our motto: Know more, see more, experience more!
You visit the old part of the town and get to know the buildings, the streams and the lanes. The cathedral, the former parish church, experienced several replannings in its more than 800 years of construction. The exciting history of change is shown in impressive and clearly visible examples, remarkably its stained glass windows. Guided tours to special topics in the surroundings of Freiburg are available
HISTORIX-TOURS ® GbR
Since 1998, Historix Tours® has presented ghost walks and historical tours in Freiburg and Breisach. Apart from 30 tours in German, we offer two in English: “City, Gates and Storytellers”, a tour about the Middle Ages in Freiburg, guided by a medieval character, and “Graveyards, Ghosts and Murderers”, a ghost walk to Freiburg‘s spooky places. Tours in English without prior arrangement on selected days in the summer season only. Private bookings throughout the year are possible.
FESTOUR, the company with the excellent and experienced guides, offers you exciting tours in Freiburg City, in the nearby Alsace/France, and in the surrounding Black Forest. Whether you wish to discover the secrets of the world famous “Isenheim Altar” in Colmar/France, or if you want to admire the breathtaking façade of the Straßburg Cathedral - or if you want to do a relaxing little boat trip or enjoy the taste of regional food specialities like the original Black Forest Ham or the seducing Black Forest Tart- with a guided tour of FESTOUR you won’t miss any natural,cultural or gourmet highlight!
Nasentrompeter (a sculpture called nose trumpet player) or Schäufele (shoulder of pork) - Freiburg and its surroundings have plenty to discover. Cittalino offers you city and Minster guided tours in Freiburg - informative, appealing and varied events for large and small groups as well as families. To school classes, children and youngsters, we offer specially designed roundwalks. On request, the city roundwalk may be rounded off by a guided tour through the Augustinermuseum. Apart from facts worth knowing about art, culture, history and legends, you will also be introduced to the South Baden way of life.
Anne Schmieder-Matten Gästeführung
Are you particulary interested in art and history? In addition to the main highlights we will also show you the less known treasures in this border triangle. Are you planning a school trip? Are you organising a club or company outing or a supporting programme for a conference? If you cannot find anything suitable in Freiburg, Colmar, Strasbourg, in the Black Forest or the Vosges Mountains, along the Baden and Alsatian wine routes, we can spend the day in the Swiss Mountains, at Lake Lucerne, Zurich or Basle.
Let us prepare a tour for you which is as individual as your favourite dish.